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29 Woodend Real Estate Agents Reviewed – Choose The Best

Real Estate Agents Woodend – 2016/17 Performance

Woodend Real Estate Agents sold 58 houses over the last 12 months. On average these 58 Woodend houses took 121 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -8% from their initial listing price.

The best Woodend Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than these average figures. We detail who these Woodend agents are in our free report.

Importantly it is the performance of the individual real estate agent rather than the agency used that matters. With over 29 agents operating in the Macedon Ranges Bal council area servicing the Woodend market and 11 agencies, vendors should only use those Woodend agents who routinely deliver superior results for their clients. This is crucial to maximise their chances of securing the best possible price for their Woodend property.

With total house price growth of 59% over the last five years Woodend agents have had it reasonably easy selling into an appreciating market. Growth in Woodend houses over the last year has been below the five year annual growth rate, coming in at -5% (5yr average 12%).

Request your free report for the individual performance details of real estate agents in Woodend and the properties they have sold over the last couple of years.

With Woodend property transactions only occurring on average every 7 years, securing the best Woodend real estate agent to manage this infrequent transaction is crucial.

At the end of the day choosing the best Woodend real estate agent to sell your property can make years of difference to your personal financial situation.

Suburb Overview

Woodend is a small town in Victoria, Australia. The town is in the Shire of Macedon Ranges Local government area. It is bypassed to the east and north by the Calder Freeway and is located about halfway between Melbourne and Bendigo. At the 2006 census, Woodend had a population of 3,172.

Woodend was first surveyed in 1836 by Major Thomas Mitchell, who opened it up for settlement. When gold was discovered in the area, Woodend became the main thoroughfare through the Black Forest, and accommodated many gold-diggers and their families. Woodend Post Office opened on 20 July 1854, closed in December of that year, then reopened in the township on 1 November 1856.

The tourist boom caused the settlement to grow and develop. Later the place became a centre for sheep-farming, and in 1862, a railway connection to Bendigo was built though Woodend, as a connexion to the regional centre.

Like many towns in the area, Woodend has many historical buildings. Entering Woodend from Melbourne, most of the shops and eateries are located either side of the main High Street, with the clocktower on the right hand side of the road. The Holgate Brewhouse operates in the century-old Keatings Hotel. Built in 1897, The Old Stationmaster's House sits on the approach to the High Street. At the other end of the shops lies Five Mile Creek. A historic bluestone bridge crosses the creek and can be viewed from adjacent parkland. On the left lies Islay House and Beth Shan, both circa 1860. Islay House is a two-story brick "Georgian" building that first traded as a licensed premises serving alcohol to the gold diggers. Beth Shan is a single-story weatherboard cottage in

Woodend is close to such attractions as Mt Macedon, Hanging Rock and iron man, located at nearby Newham, and numerous waterfalls. The area supports a large horse-racing community. Woodend's location in the foothills of the Great Dividing Range means that, unlike most of Australia, snowfalls are not uncommon. The Woodend Winter Arts Festival, held on the Queen's Birthday Weekend in June, is an event where artisans from around Australia gather to perform. The annual Melbourne Autumn Day ride is held in Woodend by the Melbourne Bicycle Touring Club. Woodend Children's Park in the centre of the town provides a meeting place for young and old, locals and visitors: A park to explore, to enjoy, to play. Woodend Children's Park opened behind the service station in October 2009.

The largest sporting group in the town is the Woodend Junior Football Club which encorporates 190 players, from 130 families, playing in 8 junior teams ranging from Under 9's to Under 16's. There are several mountain bike tracks near Woodend, in the Wombat State Forest and also on Mount Macedon. The local Wombat MTB Club maintains the tracks in the area and arrange events and bike tours. Golfers play at the course of the Woodend Golf Club on Davy Street.

The events and news of the town are published in the town's community newsletter, The New Woodend Star, which publishes free archival copies of the newsletter online for reference.

Portions of the 2004 mini-series adaptation of Stephen King 's novel Salem's Lot, starring Rob Lowe, was filmed in the town. The 1975 film, Picnic at Hanging Rock was also filmed in Woodend, as well as a driving scene in the 2009 Alex Proyas film Knowing starring Nicolas Cage and Rose Byrne. The latter was filmed in Woodend's Avenue of Honour. Scenes in the 2009 adaptation of Where the Wild Things Are were also filmed in Woodend. The church scenes in the Nicolas Cage movie Ghost Rider were filmed at a church in Woodend.

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